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tong 1

Pronunciación: /täNG/ /tôNG/

sustantivo

A Chinese association or secret society in the US, frequently associated with underworld criminal activity.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The struggle for control of these illicit businesses also gave rise to frequent intrigues, violence, and political corruption and to sensational press coverage of the so-called tong wars.
  • I guess what I'm saying is we can complain all we want about the tong culture and how the rule of law can be a joke in this country, but we have to start somewhere if we want to fix things.

Origen

Late 19th century: from Chinese (Cantonese dialect) t'ōng, literally 'meeting place'.

Palabras que riman con tong

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tong 2

Pronunciación: /täNG/ /tôNG/

verbo

[with object]
Collect, lift, or handle (items such as logs or oysters) using tongs.

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